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Top websites writing about AI in the past year

Source: Decoding AI in the US Advertisements

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AI by the Numbers: Disagreements about the Impact of Chatbots

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the progress of AI, highlighted among other findings, disagreements about the impact of chatbots: Do purchase rates go down when people find out they are interacting with a chatbot? Or do … Continue reading

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Gartner Hype Cycle for Blockchain Business, 2019

The 2019 Gartner Hype Cycle for Blockchain Business shows that the business impact of blockchain will be transformational across most industries within five to 10 years.

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Data Is Eating the World Quotable Quotes, 2nd Edition

“[Data labeling] is an expanding world, hidden beneath the technology. It is hard to take humans out of the loop”—Mary Gray “The market for data labeling passed $500 million in 2018 and it will reach $1.2 billion by 2023, according … Continue reading

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AI Use in the Retail Industry

You will find more infographics at Statista 74% of AI use cases in retail are for customer-facing projects, while only 16% are dedicated to operations.

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Father of Deep Learning on its Current Limitations and Intel Experts on its Superpowers

Asked what is the biggest misconception about AI, Yoshua Bengio answered without hesitation “AI is not magic.” Winner of the 2018 Turing Award (with the other “fathers of the deep learning revolution,” Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun), Bengio spoke at … Continue reading

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VC Investment in China AI Startups

Lux Research Chinese AI startups received $6.1 billion in VC funding over the past four years – almost 70% more than their U.S. counterparts, which raised $3.6 billion during the same period.

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